Manchester City signs Brazil defender Maicon

Manchester City has completed the singing of Brazil defender

Maicon for an undisclosed fee from Italian side Inter Milan.

City says on its website Friday that Maicon ”will meet Blues

manager (Roberto) Mancini and his new teammates when he returns

from international duty next week.”

The 31-year-old Maicon, a right back, has played for his country

66 times and made 235 appearances for Inter, scoring 20 goals. He

has joined alongside attacking midfielder Scott Sinclair and

goalkeeper Richard Wright on transfer deadline day.